Forbes’ ‘Fintech 50 For 2018’ List Includes 11 Blockchain & Crypto Companies

https://cointelegraph.com/news/forbes-fintech-50-for-2018-list-includes-11-blockchain-crypto-companies Forbes' recently released “Fintech 50” list includes 11 companies related to Blockchain and cryptocurrency. #NEWS

Crypto Olympics: Stellar (XLM) vs. Ripple (XRP)

<meta itemprop='name' content="Crypto Olympics: Stellar (XLM) vs. Ripple (XRP)"> https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://cryptocurrencynews.com/daily-news/altcoins/crypto-olympics-stellar-xlm-vs-ripple-xrp/&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjk4MWE0OGVhMTljY2ZmMWU6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNHLbMT7t2AXvqJ-SFCNCSkcHqweZw Another exciting round, another exciting battle! Our competing coins today will be Stellar (XLM) and Ripple (XRP). Who will reign victorious? In case you've missed it, these are the rules: we start with two coins and measure their gains and losses between 9:00 am and 4:00 pm PST. When the 4:00...

Great News For Ripple (XRP) – The Giant Western Union Is Testing Ripple and XRP

<meta itemprop='name' content="Great News For Ripple (XRP) – The Giant Western Union Is Testing Ripple and XRP"> https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://news4c.com/great-news-for-ripple-xrp-the-giant-western-union-is-testing-ripple-and-xrp/&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjk4MWE0OGVhMTljY2ZmMWU6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNH5BXtyYAcxTQxxPPKzfoo2JvVRzw Western Union's CEO, Hikmet Ersek, declared that Western Union is now testing the Ripple network for transactions and capital optimization. Additionally, the gigantic money transfer company is also testing XRP, the Ripple's own token. Maybe the Western Union Ripple and XRP testing came...

Bitcoin rises 9% to 10-day high above $9,000

https://www.cnbc.com/2018/02/14/bitcoin-rises-9-percent-to-10-day-high-above-9000.html The latest reports about cryptocurrency regulation in South Korea and the U.S. indicate authorities are taking a more balanced approach.

Best Bitcoin Alternatives For Long Term Hold In 2018

https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://news4c.com/best-bitcoin-alternatives-for-long-term-hold-in-2018/&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjk4MWE0OGVhMTljY2ZmMWU6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNFMwVz2Vllggcj53RqPtU8vHZXVJw I have to admit, the Bitcoin (BTC) appreciation since its emergence was a tremendous one among all the other crypto coins. However, there are many other crypto coins to invest in. In my opinion, you should watch these Bitcoin alternatives in 2018. Ripple (XRP). Ripple (XRP) is the 3rd coin by its market ...

Moody’s: Bitcoin Volatility (Likely) Won’t Hurt CME’s Risk Rating

https://www.coindesk.com/moodys-bitcoin-volatility-likely-wont-hurt-cmes-risk-rating/ Moody's Investors Service said today that it doesn't believe the launch of bitcoin futures will hurt the creditworthiness of either CME or Cboe.

Dubai: Gold Trading Company Launches ‘World’s First’ Cold Storage Vault For Crypto

https://cointelegraph.com/news/dubai-gold-trading-company-launches-worlds-first-cold-storage-vault-for-crypto A gold trading company in Dubai has been granted the first crypto trading license in the Middle East and will store customers’ crypto in a cold storage vault. #NEWS

Saudi Central Bank Teams Up with Ripple to Test Settlement Solution xCurrent

<meta itemprop='name' content="Saudi Central Bank Teams Up with Ripple to Test Settlement Solution xCurrent"> https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.financemagnates.com/cryptocurrency/news/saudi-central-bank-teams-ripple-test-settlement-solution-%25E2%2580%258Excurrent/&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjk4MWE0OGVhMTljY2ZmMWU6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNHgPEho0j7EwELhLB3xc-H9fPXt9g However, today's agreement with the Saudi Arabian Monetary Authority (SAMA) means things are shifting into a higher gear. . SAMA will also provide interested Saudi banks with program management and training. Ripple's cryptocurrency, XRP, is not a part of this deal. ...

How a New Blockchain-Based Project is Trying to Build the New Internet

https://cointelegraph.com/news/how-a-new-blockchain-based-project-is-trying-to-build-the-new-internet Skycoin project aims to revolutionize the Internet through crypto. #SPONSORED

Western Union testing Ripple transactions

<meta itemprop='name' content="Western Union testing Ripple transactions"> https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.bnn.ca/western-union-testing-ripple-transactions-1.998074&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjk4MWE0OGVhMTljY2ZmMWU6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNHHDiuZ7ku3-x42k_weKub2qLeZrA Ripple's blockchain technology and digital currency XRP could move money faster, which has helped propel a more than 33,000 per cent surge in the digital token last year even though the coin isn't essential for handling payments. “We've been testing different products with Western Union for a while.